Consumer prices in Argentina's six main regions jumped 3.8 percent month-over-month in February 2019, up from a 2.9 percent rise in the previous. Prices increased at a faster pace for food & beverages (5.7 percent compared to 3.4 percent in January), mainly explained by sharp rises in bread, meat, lettuce and apples; housing & utilities (6.4 percent compared to 3.1 percent); furnishings & household equipment (2.8 percent compared to 2.7 percent); health (3.2 percent compared to 2.9 percent) and education (1.7 percent compared to 0.6 percent). Also, cost of clothing & footwear rebounded (1.0 percent compared to -0.6 percent). In contrast, prices slowed for transport (2.2 percent compared to 2.5 percent) and communications (1.1 percent compared to 7.4 percent). Considering the great Buenos Aires only, inflation climbed to 3.8 percent from 2.8 percent. On an annual basis, consumer prices jumped by 51.3 percent (vs 49.3 percent in January), hitting the highest level since 1991. Inflation Rate Mom in Argentina averaged 2.24 percent from 2014 until 2018, reaching an all time high of 6.50 percent in April of 2016 and a record low of 0.20 percent in August of 2016.

Inflation Rate Mom in Argentina is expected to be 3.40 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Inflation Rate Mom in Argentina to stand at 2.70 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Argentina Inflation Rate MoM is projected to trend around 2.30 percent in 2020, according to our econometric models.

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Calendar GMT Actual Previous Consensus TEForecast
2018-12-13 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM 3.2% 5.4% 2.8% 5.8%
2019-01-15 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM 2.6% 3.2% 3%
2019-02-14 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM 2.9% 2.6% 2.5%
2019-03-14 07:15 PM Inflation Rate MoM 3.8% 2.9% 3.4%
2019-04-16 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM 3.8% 4%
2019-05-15 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM 4.3%
2019-06-13 07:00 PM Inflation Rate MoM


Argentina Prices Last Previous Highest Lowest Unit
Inflation Rate 50.70 48.90 20262.80 -7.00 percent [+]
Inflation Rate Mom 3.80 2.90 6.50 0.20 percent [+]
Consumer Price Index CPI 196.75 189.61 196.75 100.00 Index Points [+]
GDP Deflator 2468.40 2154.00 2468.40 95.40 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices 279.28 277.37 949.61 0.00 Index Points [+]
Export Prices 154.00 160.70 195.60 69.80 Index Points [+]
Import Prices 121.10 124.70 148.90 88.30 Index Points [+]
Producer Prices Change 68.30 75.50 124.90 -7.15 percent [+]
Core Consumer Prices 191.41 184.31 191.41 100.00 Index Points [+]
Core Inflation Rate 52.50 49.90 52.50 21.12 percent [+]
Food Inflation 58.30 53.03 58.30 19.94 percent [+]
CPI Housing Utilities 248.68 233.72 248.68 100.00 Index Points [+]
Cpi Transportation 210.70 206.21 210.70 100.00 Index Points [+]
Inflation Expectations 30.00 30.00 35.00 20.00 Percent [+]


Argentina Inflation Rate MoM

Inflation Rate MoM measures month over month change in the price of goods and services. This page provides the latest reported value for - Argentina Inflation Rate MoM - plus previous releases, historical high and low, short-term forecast and long-term prediction, economic calendar, survey consensus and news. Argentina Inflation Rate MoM - actual data, historical chart and calendar of releases - was last updated on March of 2019.

Actual Previous Highest Lowest Dates Unit Frequency
3.80 2.90 6.50 0.20 2014 - 2019 percent Monthly
NSA, 2016=100




Country Last Previous
Argentina 3.80 Feb/19
China 1.00 Feb/19
Netherlands 0.90 Feb/19
South Africa 0.80 Feb/19
Canada 0.70 Feb/19
Australia 0.50 Dec/18
United Kingdom 0.50 Feb/19
Brazil 0.43 Feb/19
Germany 0.40 Feb/19
Russia 0.40 Feb/19
South Korea 0.40 Feb/19
Switzerland 0.40 Feb/19
Euro Area 0.30 Feb/19
India 0.21 Feb/19
Spain 0.20 Feb/19
United States 0.20 Feb/19
Turkey 0.16 Feb/19
Italy 0.10 Feb/19
France 0.00 Feb/19
Japan 0.00 Feb/19
Mexico -0.03 Feb/19
Indonesia -0.08 Feb/19
Saudi Arabia -0.20 Feb/19
Singapore -0.30 Jan/19


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